ST. LOUIS (Feb. 14, 2020) – Last night, during a celebratory awards dinner at The Chase Park Plaza, The Muny’s Managing Director, Kwofe Coleman, was inducted into the 2020 St. Louis Business Journals’ 40 Under 40. An exclusive class, inductees are considered to be movers and shakers both in business and in the community.
“We are incredibly proud of Kwofe and his unwavering commitment to not only The Muny, but also this community,” said Muny President and CEO, Denny Reagan. “Through a career spanning over two decades, he has excelled in numerous positions in the institution and continues to embody the intelligence and empathy that make him a fitting member of this 40 under 40 class.”
“Being recognized alongside these 39 individuals is nothing short of an honor,” said Coleman. “I am immensely grateful for the professional opportunities that have allowed me to earn this recognition and eager to continue serving my colleagues and community.”
This upcoming Muny season will mark Coleman’s 22nd year with the outdoor theatre. Among his duties as Managing Director, he oversees the organizational, financial and business affairs of The Muny, while embracing and articulating the artistic and institutional vision. This includes the development of annual budgets, determining income and expense assumptions and overseeing those revenue and expenditures. In this role, he also develops new and expanded income streams while creating strategic initiatives to expand The Muny’s community engagement, educational and outreach efforts.